Marketing Budget

The Worst Advice we Have Heard About a Dentist’s Marketing Budget

Lauren Tighe Blog, Dental Coaching, Marketing Leave a Comment

If a marketing budget sounds like a reward instead of a tool, stop right now. Grab a chair and let’s chat about your marketing budget. Really, it is not your, or anyone’s fault, but a marketing budget can sound far-fetched. Below are a few myths and their facts. Okay, let’s get started. 1. Myth: This is a dental practice, not a …

metrics

Digital Metrics to Pay Attention to on Social Media – Awareness

Lauren Tighe Blog, Marketing, Social Media 2 Comments

Likes and shares on social media only tell part of your digital story. This shows how a user engages with your content. For the whole story, you must look at the metrics. First, let your patients know you are on social media. Second, involve them with comments and likes. Then, push them to call. Lastly, ask patients to review! In …

IGTV

Instagram Update: 1 Billion Users and IGTV – What Dentists Need to Know

Lauren Tighe Blog, Digital Marketing, Social Media, Video Marketing 1 Comment

The way patients use media today is different from the way it was used 6 months ago. On June 20, 2018, Kevin Systrom, CEO of Instagram, introduced a new facet: Instagram TV (IGTV). Instagram is now the third largest social network, behind Facebook and Youtube. Thus, the social media giant should not be ignored. What is IGTV? Simply, you can use …

Dental Marketing Mistakes

Dental Marketing Mistake — 10 Common Tactics Dentists Should Avoid

Lauren Tighe Blog, Content, Dental Coaching, Digital Marketing, Marketing, Team Building, Website 3 Comments

Failed ads are an added cost for your office. Yes, it’s a dental marketing mistake, but you can grow from it. Now, you can learn from the 10 common dental marketing mistakes. 1. Little to no ‘social media’ talk After making a Facebook, Twitter, and Google My Business page share them with patients. Thus, promote social media by adding a hyperlink …

How Can a Blog Grow My Dental Practice?

Lauren Tighe Blog, Content, Marketing 1 Comment

Many dentists underestimate the importance of a dental blog when growing their practice. Some view blogs as an exclusive tool for social media influencers and creative writers. However, this is not the case. Especially for a dental blog. Below are a few reasons why adopting a dental blog is beneficial to grow your dental practice. Why Should I Have A Dental …

New Dentists – First Steps Toward a Profitable Practice

Lauren Tighe Blog, Branding, Dental Coaching, Digital Marketing, Marketing, Patient Experience, Reviews 1 Comment

Congratulations, you are a new dentist! You have graduated, gained valuable experience, and now you are ready to open your own practice. As a new dentist, if you are unsure where to begin, you are not alone. Below are the first items you should consider before hanging-up the open sign. Unique Attributes For A New Dentist Begin to construct the …

Making an infographic

Infographics – Basic Steps to Begin Designing and Writing Today

Lauren Tighe Blog, Branding, Content, Facebook, Graphic Design, Marketing, Social Media Leave a Comment

Sharing statistics about common ailments or treatments can educate your patients about the dental world. This may help them understand procedures or realize the gravity of a needed appointment. However, some statistics are read more than others based on their design. Statistics simply added to a social media post will generate less traffic compared to a well-designed infographic. Below we …

Six FREE SEO Tools to Capitalize on Today

Lauren Tighe Blog, SEO

Search Engine Optimization is almost as daunting as the 25 characters it takes to write it. And, this is a tool that is underlooked, undervalued, and almost always underutilized. Most of the time, SEO is free, you just need the know-how. For more information, read below about the top platforms to make SEO work for your dental office and bring …